A false-positive on screening mammography has a negative psychosocial impact up to 3 years after receiving the all clear
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    • John Brodersen, Associate Research Professor
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      • Volkert Siersma

    Dear editor,

    We would like to thank Nathan Consedine for his interest in our recently published paper: Long-Term Psychosocial Consequences of False- Positive Screening Mammography.(1)

    Consedine writes in the Commentary section "A)...wonders whether the right balance between measurement comprehensiveness and redundancy has been obtained. B) The absence of reversed items makes psychological indices vulnerab...

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